Cape Farewell Board Member
Simon has spent 20 years developing and delivering international policy in areas such as climate change and the ocean. He is currently the Executive Secretary of the Global Ocean Commission, an independent international Commission comprised of former heads of state, ministers and business leaders, tasked with tackling the current decline of our ocean. Prior to this, Simon was Executive Director of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40) from 2007-2012, during which time the organisation became an internationally recognised global network of 59 cities taking action on climate change. Simon trained as a marine and fisheries biologist.